Alumni Spotlight

 For more than 100 years, Upper Arlington Schools is proud to have educated incredibly talented students who have gone on in life to serve, lead and succeed. Our Alumni Spotlight feature highlights some of these accomplished alumni. 
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Lt. Col. David Eastburn

Lt. Col. David Eastburn, Class of 1994

After graduating from Upper Arlington High School, Lt. Col. David Eastburn went on to serve a three-year enlistment in the U.S. Army and study at Campbell University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. He served in many leadership roles in the military before transitioning to the public affairs community in 2008. Since 2017, he has served as the U.S. Secretary of Defense's principal spokesman on Asia. More +
Stephen Hinshaw

Stephen Hinshaw, UAHS Class of 1970

Stephen Hinshaw was a multi-sport athlete and valedictorian of the Class of 1970. He went on to study psychology and social relations at Harvard University and is now a professor at University of California, Berkeley, and University of California San Francisco. More +
Retired Ohio Supreme Court Justice Herbert Brown

Retired Ohio Supreme Court Justice Herbert R. Brown, Class of 1949

Retired Ohio Supreme Court Justice Herbert R. Brown was honored in July as a recipient of the Upper Arlington Alumni Association’s Distinguished Alumni Award. He celebrated his 70th class reunion during the summer. After graduating from Upper Arlington High School, Justice Brown began his career in the Army Judge Advocates General (JAG) office, then moved on to a successful career as an attorney. In 1987, he became the 142nd justice of the Ohio Supreme Court and served until 1993. He has published many plays and books and serves as an adjutant professor at The Ohio State University College of Law. More +
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